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Pinched Nerve Causes Pottsville Chiropractor

Causes Of A Pinched Nerve

The causes of a pinched nerve are many fold.  It can be from a disc in your spine.  Or the pinch on the nerve can occur between muscles or between a muscle and a bone.

What Does A Pinched Nerve Feel Like

The most common symptom of a pinched nerve is tingling along the course of the nerve.  When the pinched nerve is more severe or advanced there may be numbness.  When very advanced the tingling/numbness may also be accompanied by muscle weakness.  The video below explains a pinched nerve.

Pinched Nerve Diagnoses

Common pinched nerve diagnoses include:

 

If you think you are having problems with a pinched nerve we would be happy to check it out for you.  Call 570-622-2525.